Press Trust of India | Thursday April 10, 2014
Quoting the Supreme Court order which has forced Srinivasan to step aside as BCCI president due to the ongoing investigations in the IPL betting scandal, Verma said the ICC should also shun the Tamil Nadu strong-man.
Elections | Edited by Devesh Kumar | Tuesday April 1, 2014
For the BJP, March 29, 1999 is a date it would not like to forget easily. A tea-party organized by Janata Party president Subramanian Swamy in the capital's Ashoka Hotel had on its guest-list Congress president Sonia Gandhi and J Jayalalithaa, whose ...
South | Press Trust of India | Friday March 28, 2014
Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksha today ordered the release of all the 19 Indian fishermen, who were remanded to judicial custody till April 4, officials in Rameswaram, Tamil Nadu said.
Election 2014 | Edited by Devesh Kumar | Thursday March 20, 2014
In Tamil Nadu, flanked by the leaders of five regional parties, the BJP president Rajnath Singh publicly announced the party's large alliance. The BJP, which won none of the state's 39 parliamentary seats in the last national election, is carpooling ...
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Tuesday March 18, 2014
DMK President M Karunanidhi will launch his 12-day election campaign for Lok Sabha elections from Coimbatore on April 5, the party announced today.
Election 2014 | Press Trust of India | Tuesday March 11, 2014
Asserting that DMK had the capability to face the polls with its existing local allies, party president M Karunanidhi today said there was no setback for his Democratic Progressive Alliance (DPA) in the absence of a national party in the combine.
Election 2014 | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday March 7, 2014
DMK president M Karunanidhi on Thursday said the party would welcome the two communist parties to its fold.
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday March 6, 2014
Election Commission yesterday took a tough stand against DMK president M Karunanidhi's petition in the Madras High Court to quash an election complaint against him, saying the former chief minister has to prove his innocence during the trial.
India | Edited by Zoya Anna Thomas | Tuesday March 4, 2014
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh will hold talks with Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa on the sidelines of the BIMSTEC Summit in Myanmar today.
South | Press Trust of India | Sunday March 2, 2014
DMK today hit out at Prime Minister Manmohan Singh for the Centre's "indifferent" approach toward Sri Lankan Tamils issue and came down on his reported plans to meet the island nation's President Mahinda Rajapaksa for bilateral talks at the upcoming ...
South | Zoya Anna Thomas (With inputs from agencies) | Wednesday February 19, 2014
DMK chief M Karunanidhi has welcomed the Tamil Nadu government's decision to release Rajiv Gandhi's killers.
South | Press Trust of India | Sunday February 16, 2014
DMDK president Vijayakanth today said his visit to Delhi was not to discuss poll alliance with any political party, but to submit a memorandum to the Prime Minister on issues affecting Tamil Nadu.
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday February 13, 2014
Scotching speculations about a possible pre-poll pact between his party, Congress and DMDK for the Lok Sabha elections, DMK president M Karunanidhi today said there were "no indications" for the formation of such a combine.
Election 2014 | J Sam Daniel Stalin | Friday February 7, 2014
In close-up, Jayalalithaa points, signalling the decisiveness of a leader. Three international leaders including President Obama listen differentially. Kneeling in front of her is Mahinda Rajapakse, the Sri Lankan president, regularly attacked by Tam...
South | Press Trust of India | Thursday February 6, 2014
Welcoming Congress President Sonia Gandhi's assertion that caste-based quota will continue, DMK today reiterated its demand for the removal of creamy layer concept from reservation.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday January 31, 2014
National Conference chief and Union Minister Farooq Abdullah on Friday met DMK president M Karunanidhi in Chennai but said they did not discuss politics.
South | Press Trust of India | Wednesday January 22, 2014
DMK President M Karunanidhi today welcomed the Supreme Court judgement commuting death penalty of 15 convicts, and said he would rejoice if a similar ruling was made for the three convicts in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case also.
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday January 10, 2014
Union Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad on Thursday said he did not discuss an electoral alliance with DMK president M Karunanidhi in their meeting in Chennai on Thursday.
South | Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 24, 2013
Tamil Nadu Goveror K Rosaiah, Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa and DMK President M Karunanidhi greeted people on the occasion of Christmas.
South | Press Trust of India | Saturday December 7, 2013
Tamil Nadu government has announced a five-day state mourning for former South African president Nelson Mandela who died yesterday.